Fiction

English Year 3 Summer Stories on a Theme

Emotions

Outstanding texts – King of the Sky and Perfect – enable a particularly creative and stimulating Block, taking in dialogue punctuation and using paragraphs. Explore complex emotional issues and express feelings through writing.

Start with the core unit to introduce key texts. Then select from comprehension, SPAG and composition units.

Core
Unit 1 Core: Read, predict, analyse, discuss a story dealing with emotions
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

SPAG
Unit 2 SPaG: Using and punctuating direct speech
(suggested as 3 days)

Comprehension
Unit 3 Comprehension: Read and compare stories dealing with emotions
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

SPAG
Unit 4 SPaG: Organising paragraphs around a theme
(suggested as 3 days)

You Will Need

Essential texts
King of the Sky by Nicola Davies and Laura Carlin

Composition
Unit 5 Composition: Writing stories based on King of the Sky
(suggested as 4 days)

SPaG: Grammar and Punctuation

There is no spelling and grammar presentation for this unit.

You Will Need

Essential texts
King of the Sky by Nicola Davies and Laura Carlin

Optional text
Perfect by Nicola Davies and Cathy Fisher